Prayols tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prayols: highlights and tourist information

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Prayols is situated in the Ariege department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 4 kilometres from Foix, the department capital (general information: Prayols is 662 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Foix at 4 km and Foix at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prayols, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Prayols in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ariege

Map of places to visit near Prayols

Markets in and near Prayols

  • Lavelanet: market Wednesday & Friday (18km)
  • La Bastide-de-Serou: market Thursday (18km)
  • Pamiers: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Belesta: market Tuesday & Thursday (26km)
  • Mirepoix: market Thursday & Monday (27km)
  • Aulus-les-Bains: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Ax-les-Thermes: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Saverdun: market Friday (34km)
  • Seix: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Prayols, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Prayols, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Prayols.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pyrenees Ariegeoises (18km)
  • Pyrenees Catalanes (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc aux Bambous (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Fontaine Intermittente de Fontestorbes (26km)
  • Vallée de Vicdessos (28km)
  • Cirque du Sisca (38km)
  • Cirque d'Anglade (41km)
  • Lac du Bouillouses (50km)
  • Lac des Bouillouses (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prayols

Canton: Foix-Rural

Arrondissement: Foix

Department: Ariege

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 0

Distance to Prayols

from Foix (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 662 km

from Calais: 892 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 276 km

from Strasbourg: 788 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Prayols from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Celles, Cos, Ferrieres-sur-Ariege, Foix, Ganac, Mercus-Garrabet, Montoulieu, Pradieres, Saint-Paul-de-Jarrat, Saint-Pierre-de-Riviere and Soula.

This page in French: Visiter Prayols